Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Design
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 79 77
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Network Design 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.67% 0.22% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.28% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £270 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.15% -15.63% +23.08%
10th Percentile £250 £315 £353
90th Percentile £394 £362 £448
South West median daily rate £423 £900 £400
% change year-on-year -53.06% +125.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £38.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 - £42.46

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 535 725 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.43% 79.32% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 425 473
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £233 £215 £213
90th Percentile £555 £550 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 41
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -8.43% +15.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.23 £46.60 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Gloucestershire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Design in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Gloucestershire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Gloucestershire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 3 £338 -3.57%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Network Design
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Remedy
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
6 4 (36.36%) C
6 4 (36.36%) Broadband
7 3 (27.27%) ISDN
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
7 3 (27.27%) Junos
8 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) Broadband
4 3 (27.27%) ISDN
4 3 (27.27%) Junos
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) GSM
5 1 (9.09%) IPv4
5 1 (9.09%) LTE
5 1 (9.09%) UMTS
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Polycom